Monday, September 25, 2017
Chief Minister Nara Chandrababu Naidu addressing the inaugural session of the 11th round of a three-week mandatory Phase-V Mid-career training programme for IAS officers at Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration (LBSNAA) at Mussorie said that a stable government was required for initiating key reforms and implementing them effectively.
He explained the reforms initiated in Andhra Pradesh showcased ‘CM Core dashboard’ built to facilitate real-time governance where the State could monitor welfare schemes and other government services in real time. He said that his government had introduced CM Connect, Parishkara Vedika, Kaizala and the People First applications to address public grievances. These are aid to promoting good governance.
Chandrababu said that the government plans to connect every home in the State through the fiber grid project. ‘AP is leading with steady growth rate. In the first quarter, it has achieved 11.72 growth rate while the country’s average is 5.6%. He said that 10 sectors were selected as growth engines contributing maximum growth of the State.
On the importance of environment, he said the State was aiming to achieve 50% green cover by 2029. The government was developing a smart water grid conserving water and linking of rivers. The State has achieved cent percent electrification and round the clock power supply to every household.